Quentin Tarantino speaks with the cast during the filming of The Hateful Eight. —Photo courtesy of the Weinstein Company
Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino spent 46 days shooting The Hateful Eight in Colorado, mostly near Telluride, last winter. But the Centennial State didn’t just serve as a backdrop for the post–Civil War drama, which will be released on Christmas Day. Local designers helped craft some of the costumes,...
—Image courtesy of Madeline Hotel and Residences
The Madeline Hotel and Residences in Telluride’s Mountain Village is unveiling a $15 million renovation this winter, which might not seem like surprising news. After all, hotels undergo updates all the time. In this past year alone, Denver’s Ritz-Carlton, Magnolia, and Brown Palace hotels all...
November 13 2015, 9:30 AM
Worth Home in Vail
—Photo courtesy of Ric Stovall
Slifer Designs, Edwards
The name Slifer has long been synonymous with sophisticated high-country style. And you can tap into the firm’s signature look courtesy of Slifer’s designers, who showcase their favorite finds—including elegant Henredon furniture, Visual Comfort statement lamps, and...
Captured by Mark Reggiannini
Located on the bustling corner of Downing Street and Alameda Avenue, three-week-old Café Marmotte is easy to miss. But anyone who has travelled through Telluride might do a double take as they speed through the intersection. “Why is that name familiar?”
The cafe is the younger sibling of La...
September 24 2015, 11:40 AM
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Squeeze out the remaining days of summer with these awesome festivals and events happening around the state:
August 21 and 22 | Keystone Mountain Town Music Festival
Delta Rae headlines this weekend of free live music, face painting, fireworks, and (of course) plenty of local food...
August 20 2015, 11:00 AM
Courtney Hoffman on set in Telluride with the legendary Quentin Tarantino (photo courtesy of Andrew Cooper)
You may not recognize Courtney Hoffman's name, but you've likely seen her work. The costume designer has developed quite the resume at just 30 years old: She's worked (sometimes as a trainee) on Snow White and the Huntsman, Water for Elephants, and Django Unchained. Most recently,...
August 12 2015, 8:50 AM
—Photo courtesy of Gary Lincoff
While it seems like there’s a beer or food festival just about every summer weekend on the Front Range, you should seriously consider making the trek to Telluride for the town’s annual Mushroom Festival on August 13 to 16 (early bird events begin on the 12). Now in its 35th year, this unique...
August 4 2015, 10:30 AM
Stand up paddleboarding on the Slate River near Crested Butte. —Photo courtesy of Irwin Guides
There are few things more American than a road trip, and lucky for us, Denver is a convenient starting point for many epic out-of-town adventures. Here, five quick escapes that are sure to take your remaining summer weekends up a notch—after all, it's only a matter of time before powder hounds...
July 29 2015, 11:00 AM